Daniel J. Walter

  • Born: March 25, 1946
  • Died: August 1, 2020
  • Location: Valley Twp., Pennsylvania

Cavanagh Family Funeral Home

301 Chester Pike
Norwood, PA 19074

Tel. (610) 532-3120

Tribute & Message From The Family


Daniel J. Walter, 74, of Valley Township, Pennsylvania passed away on August 1, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 25,1946 in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, the son of Edna and the late Paul Walter of McEwensville, PA.

He is survived by his loving wife Bonnie Gilmour, and two children Timothy (Anni) and Jennifer (Eric). One of the greatest joys in his life were his many grandchildren, whom he adored. He is also survived by three siblings, Linda Halderman, Jack Walter, Susan Woodland and a beloved extended family.

Dan's career in the construction industry thrived throughout the Philadelphia region, Some of the projects he was most proud of were the Market East Station (Jefferson Station), Great Adventure and the Vine Street Expressway. He was a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers. Throughout his life, sharing his faith and serving others played an important role. He was a mentor, a leader, a confidant and a friend to many.

The Memorial Service will be held outdoors on Wednesday August 12th with visitation beginning at 11AM and the service at 11:45AM at Calvary Lutheran Church, 730 South New Street, West Chester, PA 19382. Int. Private.
Social distancing and wearing a mask will be appreciated.

Memorial contributions in honor of Dan may be made to either Habitat For Humanity at www.habitat.org or City Gate Men's Shelter of Coatesville by mail to: City Gate Mission 17 N 17th Avenue, Coatesville, PA 19320.